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A portable device containing one or more electrical outlets that protects equipment plugged into it from a surge in current.
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a small device to protect a computer, telephone, television set, or the like from damage by high-voltage electrical surges.
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|Noun||1.||surge protector - electrical device inserted in a power line to protect equipment from sudden fluctuations in current|
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